Dwight Gooden - Quotes

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I've done enough wrong on my own, I don't want to get blamed for something I didn't do. ---->>>

The day I pitched, I would drink either 'cause I was celebrating or I lost and couldn't sleep. ---->>>

You got the ball in your hands and you're in command, and if you get your good pitch where you want it, nobody's gonna hit you. ---->>>

When I went back to Shea last year it really hit me how much the fans care for me, it still gives me goose bumps. I want to do the right thing for them and my family. ---->>>

I figured that pitchers had a better chance of getting drafted than fielders, so I decided I should be a pitcher. But I never expected to be picked in the first round. I wasn't even sure I'd get picked at all. ---->>>

One of the nicest satisfactions you can have is to be able to give something back to your parents when they've given so much to you. ---->>>

My father helped me become a ballplayer and take the good with the bad. ---->>>

Plus, when you get in tough situations, like the bases loaded and nobody out, you never give in. ---->>>

My first year in baseball, there were only one or two reporters. My second year, I got to the Triple-A playoffs, there were four or five. When I came up in 1984, I never saw so many people. ---->>>

I love the fans and I appreciate how much they care for me. ---->>>

If you can get an out on one pitch, take it. Let the strikeouts come on the outstanding pitches. Winning is the big thing. If you throw a lot of pitches, before you know it, your arm is gone. ---->>>


Nationality: American
Born: 11-16, 1964
Occupation: Athlete

Dwight Eugene "Doc" Gooden (born November 16, 1964), nicknamed "Dr. K", is an American former professional baseball pitcher who played 16 seasons in Major League Baseball (MLB). Gooden pitched from 1984 to 1994 and from 1996 to 2000 for the New York Mets, New York Yankees, Cleveland Indians, Houston Astros, and Tampa Bay Devil Rays (wikipedia)